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Why not get involved in the Great River Rescue?

The public is invited to help rescue the nation’s waterways during the month of October, by taking part in England’s first national clean-up focused on rivers. Plastic litter is a major issue blighting the nation’s waterways and the Great River Rescue, launched by a group of environmental organisations, invites the public to take direct action themselves. Click title for more info.

Pacific Salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) reported in Scottish rivers

Anglers in Scotland have recently reported catches of the non-native Pacific salmon Oncorhynchus gorbuscha from Rivers Dee, Ness and Helmsdale. Although the impacts upon Atlantic salmon Salmo salar and other native Scotish fish species are unknown, they are not expected to be positive, please click HERE for more information and advice.

RP Photography Competition update

The RP Photo Competition closed for entries on 31st July and judging will take place over the coming weeks. An impressive number of quality images have been submitted, RP would like to extend warm thanks and good luck to all those who entered. Further announcements about the competition results, presentation ceremony and planned online image gallery will appear here in due course so do continue to watch this space.

Hot, dry weather can reduce water and oxygen levels, which can kill fish.

Hot, dry weather can reduce water and oxygen levels, which can kill fish. Click HERE to access EA public information poster, including details for reporting any fish you see in distress.

Are you an Anglers’ Riverfly Monitoring Initiative (ARMI) participant who is keen to further your freshwater invertebrate skills and knowledge?

Are you an Anglers’ Riverfly Monitoring Initiative (ARMI) participant who is keen to further your freshwater invertebrate skills and knowledge? Riverfly Partnership host, the Freshwater Biological Association (FBA) offers a range of courses that can help you do just that.

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